Hospital criticised over death

Hospital criticised over death

There are 3 comments on the Bay of Plenty Times story from May 22, 2013, titled Hospital criticised over death. In it, Bay of Plenty Times reports that:

A raft of mistakes at Tauranga Hospital led to the misdiagnosis of a patient who later died, the Health and Disability Commissioner has found.

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Palmerston North, New Zealand

#1 May 23, 2013
This isn't the first time Tauranga staff have caused the death of a patient.

Palmerston North, New Zealand

#2 May 23, 2013
Another will be exposed in due course.

Since: Apr 13

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#3 May 23, 2013
I think they need to evaluate their system to prevent this problem..

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